B&W : Two reels
Directed by Buster Keaton and Mal St. Clair (Malcolm St. Clair)
Cast: Buster Keaton, Joe Roberts, Virginia Fox, Malcolm St. Clair
Comique Film Corporation production; distributed by Metro Pictures Corporation. / Scenario by Buster Keaton and Malcolm St. Clair. Technical direction by Fred Gabourie. Cinematography by Elgin Lessley. Presented by Joseph M. Schenck. / © 17 May 1921 by Metro Pictures Corporation [LP16562]. Released 18 May 1921. / Standard 35mm spherical 1.33:1 format.
Survival status: Prints exist in the film holdings of Cohen Media Group (Raymond Rohauer collection) [35mm positive]; in the film holdings of Film Preservation Associates (Blackhawk Films collection); and in private film collections [16mm reduction positives].
Current rights holder: Public domain.
Keywords: Chases - False accusations - Keys - Law: Enforcement: Police: Detectives - Photographs - Railroad tracks - Statues - Telephone booths - Transportation: Locomotives, Trains - Train tracks - Transoms
Listing updated: 24 September 2013.
References: Film credits; film viewing : Dardis-Keaton pp. 248, 288; Kerr-Silent pp. 128, 129, 131, 132, 138, 140, 148; Shipman-Cinema p. 72.
Home video: DVD.